SOURCE: Trek Travel LLC

February 02, 2007 08:00 ET

Coast-to-Coast Bike Tour Across the USA

MADISON, WI -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 2, 2007 -- Trek Travel have announced they will be launching a fully supported 34-day, 33-night epic cross country bike tour that will span the continental United States starting in Santa Barbara, California and ending in Charleston, South Carolina. The trip, open to any qualified and fit guests, will cycle a total of 3,000 plus miles, include over 167,000 feet of total climbing, clock an average of 100 miles per day, and have 3 rest days.

"When we came up with the idea of our Cross Country trip, we wanted to build on the things that set Trek Travel apart in the industry -- top of the line bikes, professional, fun and flexible guides, exceptional service and amazing experiences that one never forgets -- and take them to a whole new level," said Tania Worgull, President and founder of Trek Travel. "What we offer guests on our Cross Country USA trip is the experience of a lifetime -- the opportunity for ordinary people to do an extraordinary thing -- with all the details and support managed seamlessly by the elite Trek Travel team."

The 2007 Trek Travel Cross Country USA trip will start on September 17, 2007 and finish on October 20, 2007. Professional coaching and training for Trek Travel Cross Country USA trip guests will be available through former pro-cyclist Kevin Livingston's Pedal Hard, and will include a complete fitness assessment, individual training schedules and nutrition recommendations.

Trek Travel LLC began in 2002 as a subsidiary of Trek Bicycle Corporation offering cycling vacations across North American and Europe. With the addition of the Cross Country USA trip, Trek Travel offers bike trips in 30 destinations across 11 countries around the globe, including trips to all three European Grand Tours cycling races and the Tour of California. With an emphasis on complete riding flexibility, Trek Travel has a cycling vacation for any level of rider. Born from the same pursuit of excellence that for 30 years has driven Trek Bikes to become the industry leader, Trek Travel's focus is on consistently providing exceptionally personalized vacation experiences to every guest.

Top of the line Trek bikes, highly trained world class guides, and unique local connections have helped set Trek Travel apart in an increasingly competitive and growing active travel industry.

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